We’re a diverse group of visionary innovators who provide trading and workflow automation software, high-value analytics, and strategic consulting to corporations, central banks, financial institutions, and governments. Founded in 1999, we’ve achieved tremendous growth by bringing together some of the best and most successful financial technology companies in the world.
•Over 2,000 of the world’s leading corporations, including 50% of the Fortune 500 and 30% of the world’s central banks, trust ION solutions to manage their cash, in-house banking, commodity supply chain, trading and risk.
•Over 800 of the world’s leading banks and broker-dealers use our electronic trading platforms to operate the world’s financial market infrastructure.
With 10,000 employees and offices in more than 40 cities around the globe, ION is a rapidly expanding and dynamic group.
At ION, we offer careers that provide many opportunities: To invent. To design. To collaborate. To build. To transform businesses and empower people around the world to do more, faster and better than before. Imagine what you can do and experience. This is where you can do your best work.
The Business Analyst will demonstrate:
-Experience in a business analysis role, and ideally on the Fidessa platform and the financial sector.
-Must have a minimum 2:1 degree or equivalent, in a relevant degree subject.
-Track record of analysing complex requirements to meet clients' business needs.
-The ability to confidently communicate information to different audiences with different backgrounds.
-Ability to create and maintain strong working relationships with clients and internal teams.
-The capacity for hard work and dedication, showing enthusiasm for taking on new challenges.
-Excellent time management, strong organisational skills, and the ability to effectively prioritise a high and sometimes conflicting workload.
-The ability to grasp concepts quickly, demonstrate logical thinking, have a problem solving mindset, and attention to detail.
-Ability to think on your feet, think laterally and use initiative.
-Strong numerical skills.
The Business Analyst will be required to:
-Gain an expert understanding of the business and practices of equity trading, and Fidessa products supporting this.
-Analyse business requirements, agree sensible solutions and document functional specifications.
-Analyse interfaces to third party and customer in-house systems.
-Act in a consultative capacity, explaining how the Fidessa functional line can meet customer specific workflows.
-Help customers achieve the optimal set up, and get the most out of the product suite.
-Produce and maintain concise business and functional specifications, business workflow documentation, user guides, and other materials to the required standard.
-To ensure that client systems are fit for the purpose on delivery, as per agreed specification.
-To ensure that all users are sufficiently prepared to use the systems provided.
-To provide intensive on-site support immediately before, during and after new build/new service roll-outs, including out of hours / early morning support where required.
-When necessary, to travel to customer offices in mainland Europe or overseas-